Job Description

Data Privacy Consultant

Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
 
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Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 674,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

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Technology is one of four services that make up one Accenture –the others are Strategy and Consulting, Song and Operations.
 

Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Develop data privacy and protection complete framework and ensure it include all required foundations such as operations, procedures, processes , aligned with local and international data privacy regulation

  • Define Data privacy risks involving risks resulting from data privacy impact assessment.

  • Formulate data privacy impact assessment toolkit

  • Conduct DPIA( Data privacy impact assessment) across the organization

  • Define the data privacy architecture, data privacy principles and data taxonomy

  • Lead the data privacy by design initiative

  • Develop various data flow diagrams while working with different organization units

  • Develop data privacy related standards, process and procedures

  • Support the automation of the Data Privacy and protection  through the various tools to ensure DPP framework, processes, workflows are implemented as designed and integration with other components.



Qualifications

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Consulting, stakeholder engagement and relationship management skills

  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Flexibility to travel

  • Fluent in Arabic and English language

  • Seven plus years of experience in Data privacy and protection

  • Very good knowledge of GDPR standards

  • Good knowledge of NDMO and Saudi Data privacy law

  • Proven knowledge in performing Privacy Impact Assessments and Gap Assessments.

  • Data Privacy related certification are preferred such as CIPP/E, CDPSE

Why join us?

  • We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues

  • You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools

  • Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards

  • You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends

  • You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live 

Next Steps

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